The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today arraigned Akerejola Joseph Folorunsho, Chairman Akoko Edo Local Government of Edo State; Ogbekhiulu Benjamin, Engr. Enabulele Ferguson, John Emmanuel Oyana, Engr. Victor Ewelafoh, Gadimoh Ozavesh and Amuda Balogun on a 12-count charge of criminal conspiracy running into millions of naira, before Justice E.A Edigin of the Edo State High Court, Benin city.
A witness in the ongoing trial of the National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh and his company, Destra Investment Limited on Thursday, February 4, 2016 told Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court sitting in Abuja that, he was paid a total sum of N25m out of the N400million arms fund linked to the PDP spokesperson.
The trial of the Executive Secretary of Delta State Scholarship Board, Peter Amromanoh and his accountant, Andrew Boji Nkwor continued on Wednesday, February 3, 2016 with a prosecution witness telling Justice F. N. Azinge of the Delta State High Court sitting in Asaba, that the accused persons exceeded their approval limit.